Product Manager - Home Broadband CPE Software

Verizon - Alpharetta, GA3.9

Full-time
What you’ll be doing...

You’ll help us define and deliver the next-generation software platforms for our home network customer premise equipment. These platforms will be the foundation for delivering industry leading customer-centric home broadband features and capabilities. Your vision and leadership will help us realize what’s next for Verizon and will include:

Understanding what home networking and broadband features our consumers value most.

Partnering with our device technology team to define the requirements for our home broadband CPE software platform.

Working with industry standards bodies, open source groups, and third-party vendors, to drive alignment and build an ecosystem for home broadband innovation.

Evaluating third-party software vendors to ensure they are the right long-term business and technical fit for Verizon.

Demonstrating the business value of these software platforms.

What we’re looking for...

You are curious about what people need and want. You lead and build consensus based on a clear vision and ability to show how that vision delivers value, both internally, and across the industry. You understand the unique challenges with high-volume home network customer premise equipment and can balance the need to deliver long-term and short-term business value.

You’ll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Market Research, or six or more years of work experience.

Six or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:
Master’s degree – more impressive if you have an MBA.

Experience working in customer premise equipment product marketing.

Proven ability to build business cases and communicate business value for the products you deliver across organizations and teams.

Solid understanding of home networking technologies including Wi-Fi, Ethernet, and MoCA as well as wide area networking technologies including xPON, 5G-NR, and G.Fast/DSL.

Architectural understanding of common customer premise software solutions such as OpenWRT, RDK-B, Network Function Virtualization (NFV)/Software Defined Networks (SDN), and Android.

Proven experience influencing industry standards bodies and open source groups.

An understanding of Verizon’s systems, product development process, architectures, and order flows.

A commitment to quality outputs.

Experience with OpenWRT, PRPL, RDK, NFV, SDN, Broadband Forum, EasyMesh, SON

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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